Why Choose CESI?


One place for all of your needs

CESI is a 45,000 square-foot facility with lab and simulation services, meeting rooms and educational rooms. Our interactive 75-seat amphitheater lets you view live cases and talk with surgeons in the operating room.

Concierge Services

CESI staff will take care of all of your needs, start to finish. We can help plan every detail, including catering, travel and more.

Connect with our Control Room

Connect from anywhere to live cases as they are happening from our simulation rooms, Hartford Hospital operating rooms and more.

Hands-on Lab Services

CESI is fully staffed to accommodate your program needs. We provide complete tissue sourcing, preparation, storage and disposition. Our wet lab also has fluoroscopy capability.

On-site Technical Support

We are here to accommodate your unique needs.  CESI staff ensure your time is used effectively and we are here to handle any request.

Convenient Location

We’re half-way between Boston and New York and just miles from Bradley International Airport.

Cutting-Edge Equipment

Practice specialized surgery and other skills in our dedicated 1,200 square foot “arcade” containing multiple virtual reality and task-specific trainers. We offer a robotic training suite with dedicated trainers for practicing ultrasound, endovascular and other procedures.

Secure Facilities

Our facility is secured through badge access and we can offer exclusivity for your entire team.

Customized Solutions

CESI’s expert consultants develop custom training and education solutions for clients throughout healthcare. Our staff work with you to determine learning objectives and design custom curriculum to achieve your goals. 

Ready to schedule a tour or book your lab time?

Call 860.972.0003 for our Concierge Services or email CESI@HHCHealth.org.

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